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TECNO Camon 12 Pro Full Specs & Price

The TECNO Camon 12 Pro comes as the successor to the Camon 11 Pro which was released in September 2018. The Camon series is a camera-based series from TECNO.

The Camon 12 Pro features a 6.55-inch AMOLED display with 720 x 1548 pixels resolution. It is powered by the MediaTek Octa-core 2.35 GHz Helio P22 processor, 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. It also comes with a triple 16MP + 8MP + 2 MP Back and 32 MP selfie camera.

TECNO Camon 12 Pro

TECNO Camon 12 Pro Design

The design of TECNO Camon 12 Pro is somewhat premium. Just like what we have on the TECNO Phantom 9.  It features a polycarbonate design with aluminium frames. The front is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 with 2.5D curved display.

The phone weighs 164.4 grams and measures 158.6 x 75.5 x 7.8 mm in dimensions. The back is home to triple cameras setup and TECNO brand name. The camera is aligned at the top left in a horizontal position and on the bottom left is the TECNO brand name. While the fingerprint reader is placed on the screen just like the one on the Phantom 9.

Camon 12 Pro price

The display of the Camon 12 Pro is something new in the Camon series. It features waterdrop display, which for some unknown reason(s), TECNO are calling it Dot-in display.  It’s not something new, other smartphone makers like Samsung have been using the name for some times now.

The device features a 6.4 inches AMOLED display with 720 x 1548 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Protecting the display from scratch or break is a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The display allows up to 5 fingers touchscreen and has an 84% screen-to-body ratio.

Underneath the Camon 12 Pro, is a MediaTek Helio P22 SoC paired with a 6GB RAM. The Helio P22 chip features four Cortex-A53 clocked at 2.0GHz with four Cortex-A53 clocked at 1.8GHz and PowerVR GE8320 Graphics Processing Unit.

The storage unit available here is 64GB and if that’s not enough, there is a dedicated microSD slot for up to 500GB additional storage. Running inside the Camon 12 Pro is Android 9.0 Pie with HiOS 5.5 custom skin on top.

The TECNO Camon 12 Pro sports a triple rear camera module which comprises of a 16MP main sensor, an 8MP wide-angle sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. The camera features a Quad-LED single-tone flash and can record 1080p videos at 30fps. Other camera features include Autofocus, Continuous shooting, panorama, HDR, Face detection e.t.c.

The Selfie camera is being housed by the Dot-in display, and features a 32MP sensor with dual-LED, AI Face ID, HDR+, Face Beautification and Scene recognition.

The TECNO Camon 12 Pro packs a non-removable Li-Ion 3,500 mAh battery capacity with fast charging support. The battery has a talk time of up to 29 hours and a stand by time of up to 400 hours.

Camon 12 Pro Price in Nigeria

The TECNO Camon 12 Pro is available in Nigeria and the price starts at N61,500 Naira. The device is available in online and offline stores such as Jumia, Pointek, 3C Hub and Slot.

TECNO Camon 12 Pro Complete Specs


  • Announced: Yes
  •  Status: Available 2019, September

Design and Display

  • Dimension: 158.6 x 75.5 x 7.8 mm
  • Weight: 164.4 grams
  • Build: Polycarbonate
  • SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Screen Display: AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Screen Size: 6.4-inch (84.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 720 x 1548 pixels
  • Aspect Ratio: 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Display Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Notch: Yes waterdrop
  • Touchscreen: Yes, up to 5 fingers
  • Colour Options: Aura Blue

Platform & Device Memory

  • Operating System: Android 9 Pie (HiOS 5.5)
  • Chipset: Mediatek MT6763T Helio P22
  • CPU: Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8320
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Built-in Storage Capacity: 64 GB
  • Card Slot: Yes, up to 500 GB (dedicated slot)

Back Camera

  • Camera Type: Triple lenses
  • Camera Sensor: 16 + 8 + 2 MP sensors
  • Camera Features: Autofocus, Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch focus, Face detection, Exposure compensation, Self-timer, Scene mode
  • Video Resolution: 1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps
  • LED Flash: Yes, Quad-LED single-tone flash

Selfie Camera

  • Camera Type: Single-lens
  • Camera Sensor(s): 32MP
  • Camera Features: Face Beautification, HDR+, Scene recognition, AI FaceID, Dual-LED
  • Video Resolution: 1080p@30fps
  • LED Flash: Yes, Dual-LED

Connectivity & Network Options

  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
  • USB: Micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • FM Radio: Yes, with FM Radio
  • GPS: Yes
  • NFC: No
  • Technology: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVO / LTE
  • 4G Network Bands: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900),  28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300)
  • 3G Network Bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • GPRS: Yes


  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Sound Enhancement Features: Active Noise Cancelation with a dedicated mic
  • Audio Jack Type: Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


  • Battery Capacity: Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Fast Charging: Yes

Other Features

  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Messages: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
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